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Study Shows Medical Cannabis Helps Reverse Specific Harmful Effects of Tobacco

The typical user of both cannabis and tobacco will tell you that tobacco is more harmful to the body, especially in the long term....
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New Chronic Pain study shows significant improvement from natural alternative medicine

A Canadian research team led by Dr. Mark Ware from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) in Montréal has completed...
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Reduces Muscle Spasms Associated With Multiple Sclerosis And Epilepsy

What Is Multiple Sclerosis (MS)? MS is an autoimmune, inflammatory condition which is caused by an attack from the body’s immune system on the myelin sheath that surrounds nerve...

Cannabis Therapy May Help Treat Schizophrenia

For years the faulty argument has been made that cannabis causes and/or increases the likelihood of schizophrenia. Of course, much of this position has already...
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Cannabis Could Help Treat Diabetes Complications

According to the Health Line, more evidence came out recently to support the theory that cannabis can help treat diabetes. Back in 2005, the original...

The Cannabinoid That Fights Obesity

What Is Tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV)? As the name might suggest, tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV) is very similar to the most famous cannabinoid, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC); THCV is like THC’s propyl cannabinoid cousin. Their...

Marijuana linked to ‘happiness gene’

According to a recent neuroimaging study, the human cannabinoid receptor 1 (CB1 receptor) gene is sensitive to positive emotional stimuli. The effects are greater...
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Smoking Marijuana Associated With 50% Lower Chance Of Developing Metabolic Syndrome

We’re all familiar with the “stoner” stereotype. Those who smoke marijuana are often portrayed by the media as “lazy” individuals who are prone to...

Cannabis May Help Delay Retinal Degeneration, Vision Loss

For years medical marijuana has been used to help treat certain conditions that can cause vision loss. The most common example of this is glaucoma,...
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Anti-nauseant and Appetite Stimulant

Cannabis as an Anti-nauseant and Appetite Stimulant Cannabis in modern medicine is perhaps most familiar to people as an anti-nauseant or antemetic (i.e. a treatment...

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Cannabis Is Safe and Effective at Treating Pain in the Elderly

There is a substantial growth in the use of medical cannabis in recent years and with the aging of the population, medical cannabis is...
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Dry Herb Vaporizer – Buyer’s Guide

Those who choose medical marijuana over conventional pharmaceuticals are generally doing so from a health standpoint. A common objection from those opposed to medical...
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Study: Cannabis Effective In Treating Fibromyalgia

For the millions of people around the world suffering the impacts of fibromyalgia, medical cannabis may offer some hope. Fibromyalgia is chronic condition without a...
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Cannabis Reduces Epileptic Seizure Frequency In Children And Teenagers

A year after the first sizable controlled trial on the effectiveness of cannabinoids in managing epileptic seizures was published, a 36-study review has confirmed...
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Canada Marijuana Prescription Guide

Canada Marijuana Prescription - Introduction Thousands of Canadians are federally licensed to possess and use medical marijuana anywhere in Canada. It is proven to be...